"Our children still talk about how much they enjoyed putting on A SYMBOL OF CHANUKAH. Our Temple thoroughly enjoyed Cara Freedman's Production!"
-- Cantor Rebecca GarfeinRiverdale Temple, Bronx, New York
"Your plays are great and the music you create is exceptional. I hope you continue to write many more musicals for the Jewish community in the U.S."
-- Nili KosmalDirector of the Drama, Dance, Music, and Visual Arts division, Temple Emanu-El, Beverly Hills, California
About Cara Freedman
Cara Freedman is an award-winning playwright, director, producer, and composer of numerous full-scale Jewish rock musicals
. Her innovative theater programs in San Diego have trained thousands of young actors and actresses over the past thirty years.
Cara's shows have been produced in major theaters, synagogues, summer camps, religious schools, Jewish and secular high schools, community centers, and drama clubs across the continent.
A recipient of the Telly Award for her music video production in THE ROLE MODEL
, Cara and her work have been featured on local and national television stations, radio programs, and in magazines. Her mini-musical, A SIGN UPON YOUR HAND
, received special accolades on the national CBS show, 48 Hours.
Cara spends her summers in Southern California surrounded by happy campers at the La Jolla Jewish Community Center's Camp Jaycee.
Cara is the very proud mother of triplets: Evan, Alexa, and Jordan. She lives in San Diego, California with her fiance' James Doyle.